A Tory ban on the practice ramped up the prices for parents wanting to go abroad, and the LGA has warned it is becoming too costly Parents should be allowed to take children on holiday during school term-time without being fined, town hall chiefs said today. Top Tory Michael Gove banned heads from letting mums and dads take pupils out of classes to save money on family beaks.
Mirror.co.uk, Thu, Oct 23 2014 @ 06:00 PM
It's not a normal function of city government, but Orlando launched a campaign Thursday that aims to teach both kids and adults how to stop bullying. The "Stand Up Orlando" campaign attempts to combat bullying on several fronts, starting with an anti-bullying curriculum in the nine public middle schools within Orlando city limits.
The Orlando Sentinel, Thu, Oct 23 2014 @ 05:18 PM
The Orlando market was ranked No. 39 on a list of markets to watch in 2015, up from 43rd place last year, according to the 2015 Emerging Trends in Real Estate report, released by the Urban Land Institute and Pricewaterhouse Coopers.
Business Journal, Thu, Oct 23 2014 @ 04:28 PM
A new shopping center featuring Hobby Lobby is taking shape just south of the University of Central Florida campus in east Orlando. Orlando-based Bluerock Development LLC is seeking retailers for a new estimated $27 million, 136,000-square-foot development plus outparcels on Alafaya Trail south of East Colonial Drive, according to marketing materials .
Business Journal, Thu, Oct 23 2014 @ 03:39 PM